The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 57 31 47
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Contract jobs citing OO 17 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.89% 4.44% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 6.14% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £415 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
698 521 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.47% 72.26% 71.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 275 198
Average daily rate £350 £375 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £35.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

OO
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

OO
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 44 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (76.00%) Scrum
3 31 (62.00%) C#
4 29 (58.00%) Finance
5 28 (56.00%) MVC
5 28 (56.00%) .NET
6 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
7 22 (44.00%) TDD
7 22 (44.00%) WCF
8 21 (42.00%) jQuery
9 20 (40.00%) BDD
10 18 (36.00%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET
11 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (28.00%) Web Development
12 14 (28.00%) Backbone.js
12 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
13 13 (26.00%) Business Analysis
14 12 (24.00%) OOD
14 12 (24.00%) SOA
14 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (22.00%) NHibernate
15 11 (22.00%) Oracle
16 10 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
17 9 (18.00%) SQL
17 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
18 8 (16.00%) NUnit
18 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
18 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
18 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.00%) CMS
2 4 (8.00%) Kentico
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (16.00%) NUnit
3 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (12.00%) TeamCity
4 6 (12.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (6.00%) MSBuild
5 3 (6.00%) Selenium
6 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (58.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Automotive
3 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.00%) Marketing
3 4 (8.00%) Electronics
3 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (70.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Analyst
3 13 (26.00%) Business Analyst
4 11 (22.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 9 (18.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 9 (18.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Financial Business Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Web Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Agile C# Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Lead Business Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Programmer
9 3 (6.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Ruby Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Web Manager
10 2 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) .NET
2 22 (44.00%) WCF
3 21 (42.00%) jQuery
4 18 (36.00%) KnockoutJS
5 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
6 14 (28.00%) Backbone.js
7 11 (22.00%) NHibernate
8 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (8.00%) Web Services
11 3 (6.00%) CSS
11 3 (6.00%) HTML
11 3 (6.00%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (4.00%) LAMP
12 2 (4.00%) Yii
13 1 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) EPoS
2 6 (12.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (8.00%) DTV
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) New Media
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (76.00%) Scrum
3 28 (56.00%) MVC
4 22 (44.00%) TDD
5 20 (40.00%) BDD
6 14 (28.00%) Web Development
7 13 (26.00%) Business Analysis
8 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (24.00%) OOD
8 12 (24.00%) SOA
9 10 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
10 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
11 6 (12.00%) Project Management
11 6 (12.00%) User Stories
12 5 (10.00%) Coaching
13 4 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (8.00%) Programme Management
13 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) C#
2 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.00%) SQL
4 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.00%) Ruby
5 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.00%) PHP5
6 2 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) SAP
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Adobe
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